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Xinhua world news summary at 1030 GMT, Oct. 30

30 Oct 2020, 20:59 GMT+10

ULAN BATOR -- At least one person was killed and six others sustained injuries when the truck they were riding fell off a cliff in central Mongolia, the country's National Emergency Management Agency said Friday.

The accident occurred on Thursday evening in the administrative subdivision of Batsumber soum in Tuv province. (Mongolia-Accident)

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SAN FRANCISCO -- Starbucks on Thursday reported financial results for its 13-week fiscal fourth quarter ending Sept. 27, 2020, with the consolidated net revenues of 6.2 billion U.S. dollars, down 8 percent from the prior year primarily due to lost sales related to the COVID-19 outbreak.

The company's Non-GAAP earnings per share were 0.51 U.S. dollars, down from 0.70 dollars in the prior year. Its full-year consolidated net revenues amounted to 23.5 billion dollars, 11.3 percent down from the prior year, according to the quarterly report. (US-Starbucks-Quarterly Result)

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NEW DELHI -- At least seven people were killed and several others injured Friday after a vehicle carrying them overturned after skidding off the road in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, police said.

The accident took place at Thantikonda village of East Godavari district, about 285 km east of Amaravati, the main city of Andhra Pradesh. (India-Traffic Accident)

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HANOI -- Floods and landslides triggered by the now-weakened Typhoon Molave in Vietnam's central and central highlands regions had left 23 people dead, 47 missing and 45 injured as of Thursday night, the country's Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control said Friday.

The fatalities were recorded in Quang Nam, Dak Lak and Gia Lai provinces, while the missing and injured were reported in Quang Nam and Binh Dinh provinces, according to the committee. (Vietnam-Typhoon Molave)

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